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Life Threatening? No
Write-up: This case was reported by a nurse and described the occurrence of generalized tonic clonic seizures in a 15-year-old female subject who was vaccinated with Havrix, GlaxoSmithKline, Gardasil (non-gsk) for prophylaxis. The subject''s medical history included neurocardiogenic syncope and hives after Septra. On 15 June 2007, the subject received 1st dose of Havrix (unknown, left arm), and unspecified dose of Gardasil (unknown). On 15 June 2007, less than one day after vaccination with Gardasil and Havrix, the subject experienced generalized tonic clonic seizures, urinary incontinence and "tonic" cyanosis. The subject experienced a seizure while sitting in the waiting room after her vaccinations were administered. This case was assessed as medically serious by GSK. The subject was treated with oxygen and went to the emergency room and was later released. At the time of reporting, her vital signs were stable and the events were resolved.
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